Push for Good: This Week's Guide to Crowdfunding Creative Progress
Innovation makes the world go around, so why not crowdfund it? The best thinkers and ideamakers are the those who can make collective progress, so if we support their causes, projects, and ideas, we can be a part of bettering the future of our planet.
Maybe you don’t know what causes you care about yet, or maybe you’re still searching. Consider this a guide of the goodness you can get behind. Take a look at GOOD's curated Kickstarter page, which we'll be updating regularly, and check back every Saturday for a round up of our favorite projects from the crowdfunding world.
10 Days to Go: Bring Technology Into Andrew Jackson High School
Over 73 percent of students at Andrew Jackson High School in Jacksonville, Florida are on free or reduced lunches. They have little access to technology, so social studies teacher Dewitt Robinson wants to change how they learn by bringing Google Chromebooks into his classroom. Support an educational project that could prepare students for a brighter future. Read more from Robinson here.
10 Days to Go: Paine's Skatepark
Paine’s Skatepark is being redesigned so that non-skaters can participate in the skating community. Frankin's Paine's Skatepark Fund will go to programs that will teach youth about skateboarding techniques, health, and fitness, as well as urban planning, civic literacy, and leadership. Support an education and design project that will improve a part of Philadelphia's civic culture in a holistic way.
17 Days to Go: Hoophouse for City Schoolyard Garden